Endocrinology & Metabolism Institute Outcomes
Obesity and Metabolic Disease
Medical Weight Management
2016 – 2018
Medical weight management includes patient education in shared monthly nutrition visits and medical supervision in shared monthly medical appointments. Each group of participants focuses on 1 of 3 diet regimens: meal replacement, Mediterranean diet, or protein-sparing modified fast.
|Average months in program||13.7||18.0||15.5|
|Switched to other diet||21||18||24|
PSFM = protein-sparing modified fast.
Medical Weight Management Program Weight Loss
N = 532
Medical Weight Management HbA1c Change by Program Type
MR = meal replacement
PSMF = protein sparing modified fast.
HbA1c = glycated hemoglobin A1c, a glycated hemoglobin fraction.